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Trains brought to a standstill north of Stockholm

File photo of a commuter train in Stockholm. Photo: Tomas Oneborg/SvD/TT

Published: 13.Mar.2018 08:39 hrs

Trains north of Stockholm ground to a halt during Tuesday morning rush hour.

The Swedish Transport Administration (Trafikverket) said an electrical fault at Häggvik north of Stockholm was to blame.

"It's a total stop north of Stockholm so it affects everything. Our maintenance workers are on their way but we don't yet know when traffic can resume," press officer Alexandra Elias told TT in the morning.

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